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coalition_unwilling Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-06-11 02:41 AM
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46. I thought Jesus saves? Except when the check bounces :) - n/t
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  -Bank foreclosures upon Kansas mega-church pstokely  Sep-05-11 02:55 PM   #0 
  - Could this possibly signal the beginning of a trend?  Cirque du So-What   Sep-05-11 02:58 PM   #1 
  - Taking a new direction...  rfranklin   Sep-05-11 02:59 PM   #2 
  - God downgraded to AA+ rating. nt  Deep13   Sep-05-11 03:02 PM   #3 
  - lol!  femrap   Sep-06-11 12:54 PM   #93 
  - Interesting comment -  DURHAM D   Sep-05-11 03:08 PM   #4 
  - Perhaps they mean "total piece" as in - "of the pie."  calimary   Sep-06-11 02:27 AM   #45 
  - A little more reading suggests that at least part of the problem is that  hedgehog   Sep-05-11 03:16 PM   #5 
  - They've been in financial trouble for a couple years now.  proud2BlibKansan   Sep-05-11 06:54 PM   #30 
  - I see a nice, big library in the future.  RandySF   Sep-05-11 03:18 PM   #6 
  - Or a wonderful skating rink, especially for rural youth who probably  monmouth   Sep-05-11 04:02 PM   #10 
  - big money will make it the worlds largest Strip Club... , Mary Mag's nudy bar  dogmoma56   Sep-05-11 07:39 PM   #37 
  - all that money God's taken in over the years and He can't make a payment?  rurallib   Sep-05-11 03:32 PM   #7 
  - I love the smell of churches and banks fighting each other.  russspeakeasy   Sep-05-11 03:39 PM   #8 
  - I know! It's nice when you don't have to pick a side - just enjoy the poison!  plumbob   Sep-05-11 04:29 PM   #18 
  - Yes, that does give me a warm feeling too. n/t  Scuba   Sep-06-11 05:22 AM   #48 
  - If the Spaghetti Monster is all-powerfull....  RandySF   Sep-05-11 03:41 PM   #9 
  - these people: ego, vanity, pride, social status. it is always about $$ to them nt  msongs   Sep-05-11 04:02 PM   #12 
  - How dare you insult the all knowing, all powerful...  SkyDaddy7   Sep-05-11 06:39 PM   #27 
  - Standard  bongbong   Sep-05-11 04:02 PM   #11 
  - One down, and how many more to go?  CanonRay   Sep-05-11 04:05 PM   #13 
  - Oh this just makes my day.  MuseRider   Sep-05-11 04:06 PM   #14 
  - Nice pic. Do I sense a hint of sarcasm?  UnrepentantLiberal   Sep-05-11 05:27 PM   #21 
  - Well, perhaps a tad  MuseRider   Sep-05-11 06:36 PM   #26 
     - Cool.  UnrepentantLiberal   Sep-05-11 07:28 PM   #36 
  - Amen  proud2BlibKansan   Sep-05-11 06:55 PM   #31 
  - Will Republicans and conservatives vilify churched for taking on too much debt  RandySF   Sep-05-11 04:18 PM   #15 
  - Theatre spectacles are expensive!  AlbertCat   Sep-05-11 04:23 PM   #16 
  - Greed and coveting have taken their toll.  penndragon69   Sep-05-11 04:24 PM   #17 
  - What brings a pastor total peace?  dickthegrouch   Sep-05-11 05:18 PM   #19 
  - Mega-church, you've been livin' hell to me  UnrepentantLiberal   Sep-05-11 05:24 PM   #20 
  - God isn't good with money? I guess another stereotype bites the dust.  Tom Ripley   Sep-05-11 05:54 PM   #22 
  - So- is Olathe East High School (the congregations new home) a public school?  stlsaxman   Sep-05-11 06:23 PM   #23 
  - Yes, a lot churches hold services in school gyms  pstokely   Sep-05-11 11:37 PM   #38 
  - the only way that a church congregation  melm00se   Sep-06-11 10:49 AM   #92 
     - since many school boards are packed with fundies, churches probably get lower rates to rent school g  pstokely   Sep-06-11 02:24 PM   #95 
        - in actuality  melm00se   Sep-08-11 05:05 AM   #101 
  - Per the Olathe public School district website, yes.  quakerboy   Sep-06-11 12:48 AM   #42 
  - Hmm, with "thousands of members," they either  Lydia Leftcoast   Sep-05-11 06:29 PM   #24 
  - To Bad So Sad .. you folks need more GAW prayer  Yon_Yonson   Sep-05-11 06:30 PM   #25 
  - The bitch of karma strikes!  Dawson Leery   Sep-05-11 06:41 PM   #28 
  - Awesome - wonderful news.  proud2BlibKansan   Sep-05-11 06:52 PM   #29 
  - This pulpit pimp, Jerry Johnson, screwed those folks.  TxVietVet   Sep-05-11 06:58 PM   #32 
  - Check out the size of this church  proud2BlibKansan   Sep-05-11 06:59 PM   #33 
  - Also a rich part of town  pstokely   Sep-05-11 11:39 PM   #39 
  - Strangely reminiscent of the way our closest Home Depot sits.  dimbear   Sep-06-11 03:42 AM   #47 
  - I'd like to see every last megachurch in the country shuttered and burned to the ground.  Occulus   Sep-05-11 07:02 PM   #34 
  - Damn! Finally some good news.  Scruffy1   Sep-05-11 07:11 PM   #35 
  - well, some people oughta try living WITHOUT religion. n/t  alp227   Sep-06-11 12:00 AM   #40 
  - Why can't they foreclose on Westboro Baptist instead?  NOMOREDRUGWAR   Sep-06-11 12:26 AM   #41 
  - But he was supposed to be the next Falwell  pstokely   Sep-06-11 01:03 AM   #43 
  - Another concrete bunker for Jeezus bites the dust. n/t  bengalherder   Sep-06-11 01:56 AM   #44 
  - I thought Jesus saves? Except when the check bounces :) - n/t  coalition_unwilling   Sep-06-11 02:41 AM   #46 
  - Former church members react after closing of mega-church is announced  pstokely   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #49 
  - I saw a very well known one of these assholes on the road a few months ago..  Fumesucker   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #50 
  - Here's a pic of the scumbag Johnson  snagglepuss   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #53 
     - Say whaaaaa?????  stranger81   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #63 
     - Bizarre  trusty elf   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #66 
        - Ahhhh Great! Thank you for that!  NBachers   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #68 
     - Where could the money have gone?  Botany   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #75 
     - Just like Jesus  rpannier   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #76 
  - Tax their racket unless they can prove money they collect is going  glowing   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #51 
  - Ditto.  SoapBox   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #54 
  - for several years  oldhippydude   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #64 
     - Its not like that racket has stopped under the new administration either.  glowing   Sep-06-11 10:12 AM   #90 
  - Shouldn't people find out where their money is going before they give?  LeftyMom   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #52 
  - God tells them it's okay to do this and break the rules of religion.  Indianademocrat91   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #55 
  - Most[1] "Christians" have no idea about the text of the bible.  boppers   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #56 
  - They ;never read it, they just "believe in" it  eridani   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #73 
  - Ha!  TBA   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #77 
     - You want to talk to somebody who lives the values of Christ?  boppers   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #78 
  - They are required by their dogma to give a percentage of what they earn, they call it tithing  Dragonfli   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #59 
     - Ten. It's not just fundies, it's in the OT so they all believe it to some degree.  LeftyMom   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #61 
        - growing up among mormons  oldhippydude   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #62 
        - Many cults "take care of their own" in hiring. I might call it bigotry, though.  No Elephants   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #80 
        - Scientologists are worse.  boppers   Sep-06-11 11:13 PM   #96 
           - It goes without saying that's a scam.  LeftyMom   Sep-06-11 11:19 PM   #97 
              - No, they can't be crazy, because in Scientology, being "crazy" is a scam!  boppers   Sep-06-11 11:46 PM   #98 
  - Always the way w/ the big money gospel - false gospel n/t  ShockediSay   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #57 
  - Donating to the church is voluntary. Paying taxes is not.  No Elephants   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #58 
  - Actually to them it is not, they consider tithing to be more important than taxes, they are required  Dragonfli   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #60 
     - No one arrests them or confiscates their property if they don't tithe.  No Elephants   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #81 
        - It's a racket then?  Dragonfli   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #85 
  - A few rotten apples in the barrel  classysassy   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #65 
  - Not until they come into the fold?  AtheistCrusader   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #67 
  - "A few rotten apples"?  Missy Vixen   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #69 
  - What a condescending crock of crap. nt  LeftyMom   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #70 
  - seek and you shall find?  naaman fletcher   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #74 
  - Bait?  No Elephants   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #82 
  - No thanks  Stuckinthebush   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #84 
  - ROFL  snooper2   Sep-06-11 08:49 AM   #87 
  - "the God I believe in isn't short of cash" n/t  KurtNYC   Sep-06-11 10:23 AM   #91 
  - You mean a few shining examples  quakerboy   Sep-06-11 01:45 PM   #94 
  - mega churches $$$$  PatrynXX   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #71 
  - K&R n/t  DeSwiss   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #72 
  - Times Like this...I almost think there really is a God.  BigEd7   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #79 
  - a better use of tithe money  SemperEadem   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #83 
  - The whole concept of the megachurch needed to die a long time ago  Blue_Tires   Sep-06-11 08:39 AM   #86 
  - Inside "Dr" Johnston's McMansion  pstokely   Sep-07-11 12:06 AM   #99 
  - One more reason the church needs to be taxed.  sarcasmo   Sep-08-11 04:39 PM   #103 
  - No moonie bailout?  pstokely   Sep-07-11 01:10 AM   #100 
  - God doesn't want them to lie to thousands at a time?  WhiteTara   Sep-06-11 09:08 AM   #88 
  - JE$U$ $AVE$  Tom Ripley   Sep-06-11 10:01 AM   #89 
  - Wishing the same for Liberty University & Pat Robertson's farcical church.  Vidar   Sep-08-11 02:47 PM   #102 
 

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